ROYAL FERDINANDO BRIDGE ON GARIGLIANO 2014 MAXIMUM CARD
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Condition: ROYAL FERDINANDO BRIDGE ON GARIGLIANO 2014 MAXIMUM CARD
Item Id #: 12095
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ITALY ISSUES STAMP DEPICTING ROYAL FERDINAND BRIDGE ON GARIGLIANO RIVER
SUSPENDED BRIDGE ROYAL FERDINAND ON THE GARIGLIANO RIVER at Minturno. Built in 1832 this was the first bridge of its kind in Italy and in continental Europe; Britain being the first in 1824. Nazi forces destroyed it in October 1943, but the main pillars and some structures survived the blast.